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RightsCon: The impact of image-based sexual abuse on survivors

Honza Cervenka speaks about the impact of image-based sexual abuse on survivors at RightsConHonza Cervenka speaks about the impact of image-based sexual abuse on survivors at RightsCon


Honza Cervenka, Senior Associate at McAllister Olivarius was joined by Elena Michael, co-founder of #NotYourPorn, to discuss image-based sexual abuse (IBSA) and its impact on victims-survivors at RightsCon.

Honza talked about his work with IBSA survivors, the challenges they face in achieving justice, platform liability, and whether the human rights framework could be part of an effective solution.

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